We are pleased to announce the 2019 edition of the Windsor Symphony Guild Scholarship Competition! This year’s competition will be held on Sunday, November 24, 2019, at The Capitol Theatre. We will begin our competition at 2:00 pm. Each competitor will be assigned a 10-minute warm-up time as well as a practice room to warm up in. Please be sure to inform your accompanist about both your performance and warm-up times. Competitors must be members of the Windsor Symphony Youth Orchestra.

The first 10 qualifying applicants will participate, this includes private instructor approval via email. The applications must be fully completed in order to be accepted. Competitors must prepare 2 contrasting pieces with a time limit of 12 minutes total. Prize winners cannot compete the following year. All judges’ decisions are final.

1st Prize - Pauline Higgins Memorial Scholarship--$500 cash and $384.20 tuition for Youth Orchestra 2nd Prize - Matti Holli Memorial Scholarship--$300 cash and $384.20 tuition for Youth Orchestra 3rd Prize -Yurith MacArthur Award--$200 cash and $384.20 tuition for Youth Orchestra.


WSO GUILD COMPETITION ONLINE APPLICATION FORM - Application will close Thursday, October 31st at 11:59:59.